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  • Gardener
    with Methilhaven Home (This is not a Fife-based organisation).

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO64662 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:This opportunity may require only 1 volunteer, possibly for a full day for a few weeks until the gardens are cleared and after this possibly only for a few hours every 2/3 weeks.
    Although the volunteer will be on their own, our staff will be very nearby and have immediate access to the gardens via French doors. Our residents will be able to watch from their unit windows.
    This volunteering position will be best suited to a person with a cheery disposition who is comfortable chatting to residents and staff who maybe in the vicinity of their work.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Volunteer will be given fire awareness training.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Not paid.

    Experience required:Looking for a volunteer with general gardening experience and a friendly disposition.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; PVG membership required

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThis opportunity takes place within Methilhaven Home, KY8 3HS and we are situated next to the new Levenmouth Academy on Methilhaven Road. We are on a main bus route and there are several buses which stop outside the home.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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